VH1’s show of rachet-ness, Love & Hip Hop, is expanding. After the original in New York and then Atlanta, the network announces the upcoming premiere of Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood… and its cast.
Set to kick off in September, the new show features a new group of R&B singers and rappers, sure to deliver shock, drama and scandal. Below is the cast, announced by VH1.
Ray J: Everyone knows Ray J. He’s a singer, brother of Brandy, the co-star in Kim Kardashian’s infamous sex tape, and has been linked to various women throughout the years. According to VH1, he’s currently inseparable from his best friend and executive assistant Morgan Hardman.
Soulja Boy: Best known for his breakout hit “Crank Dat,” the young rapper has lived in Los Angeles for sometime. Apparently, he’s romantically linked to Nia Riley, daughter of Grammy-award winning music producer/singer/songwriter Teddy Riley.
Omarion: Former lead singer of hit R&B band B2K, but is pursuing a solo career while dating Apryl Jones, a backup vocalist, whom he’s expecting a child with.
Lil Fizz: Former bandmember of R&B band B2K. He has child with ex-girlfriend Moniece Slaughter, and is thinking about settling down with his present love Amanda Secor.
Yung Berg: Rapper/producer who had hits like “Sexy Lady” and “Sexy Can I” with Ray J, before falling to the background after a handful of embarassing incidents, including getting smacked by Maino and getting robbed in Detroit.
Teairra Mari: The singer had a deal with Roc-A-Fella in the mid-2000s, but has never been able to deliver a breakout hit since. She’s made headlines in recent years for his relationship with Ray J, and even appeared in Love & Hip Hop: New York and has done a little acting.
Hazel E: She’s a former celebrity publicist, who has been pursuing a music career as a rapper in recent years.
Yesi Ortiz: Yesi is known as the “Voice of LA,” and is a DJ/Music Director for radio station Power 106.
Sincere: A premier club promoter in the Los Angeles area.
Nikki Mudarris: Nikki is an heir to her family’s real estate fortune.
Love & Hip Hop: Hollywood premieres September 15, 2014 at 8PM* on VH1.